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Report: Wrong engine shut down following engine failure on Jetstream 41 caused Durban crash
7 October 2011

Report: Wrong engine shut down following engine failure on Jetstream 41 caused Durban crash

7 October 2011

Investigators of the South African CAA released the final report of their investigation into the cause of a September 2009 fatal accident involving a Jetstream 41 twin turboprop airplane at Durban. The aircraft commenced its take off roll from runway 06 at Durban (DUR) and shortly before it became airborne a catastrophic failure occurred in the nr.2 […]

Report: poor runway friction and aquaplaning caused E135 excursion

11 May 2010

The runway excursion accident involving an Airlink (South Africa) Embraer RJ135LR passenger jet in Decemer 2009 was caused by aquaplaning due to poor runway friction, according to the second interim report published by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). SA Airlink flight SA 8625 departed Cape Town International Airport (CPT) on a domestic scheduled […]